Gilman Scholarship Recipients

The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide. Learn more about the Gilman Scholarship and other external funding opportunities for study abroad.

Below is a listing of UI students who have received the Gilman Scholarship for study abroad in the past several years. AY = Academic Year

Name Session Country Major Hometown

Jaycee Bryant

Spring 2009

Costa Rica

Social Work

Chicago, IL

Daniel Menzel

Spring 2009

Argentina

Elementary Education, English

Des Moines, IA

Melanie Corpe

AY 2010

China

Asian Lang & Lit, International Studies

Mount Vernon, IA

Lee Pham

AY 2010

South Korea

Microbiology, Pharmacy Interest

Iowa City, IA

Allia Janning

Fall 2010

Italy

International Studies, Prelaw

Coon Rapids, IA

Bryce Parker

Fall 2010

Morocco

Political Science

Holstein, IA

Sasha Canales

Spring 2011

Spain

Political Science, Prelaw

Uvalde, TX

Harmony Hauser

Spring 2011

Costa Rica

Comm Studies

Iowa City, IA

Joe Murphy

Spring 2011

China

Accounting, Finance

West Des Moines, IA

Sarah Nissen

Spring 2011

Argentina

 

Coralville, IA

Sharon Sanghez

Summer 2011

Madagascar

International Studies

Dysart, IA

Kotheid Nicoue

Summer 2011

France

International Studies, French

East Moline, IL

Zamira Fraire

Fall 2011

Dominican Republic

Anthropology, Spanish

Des Moines, IA

Kathryn Williams

Fall 2011

India

English

Ames, IA

Sara Manos

Spring 2012

Rwanda/Uganda

International Studies, Linguistics

Iowa City, IA

Evan McClain

Summer 2012

Chile

Human Physiology, Pre-medicine

Waterloo, IA

Destinee Gwee

Summer 2012

China

Biochemistry, Asian Lang & Lit

Iowa City, IA

Zach Heffernen

Summer 2012

Senegal

Marketing

Cedar Rapids, IA

Elizabeth Miller

Summer 2012

Senegal

MPH program

Earling, IA

Judi Yapias

Summer 2012

Togo

 

Iowa City, IA

Ashlee Baeten

Spring 2013

Ecuador

International Studies, Geography

Schaumburg, IL

Eunice Kim

Spring 2013

South Korea

Art

Iowa City, IA

Brett Burk

Summer 2013

China

Linguistics

Oskaloosa, IA

Steve Amancha

Summer 2013

Spain

Electrical Engineering

Aurora, IL

Kyra Seay

Fall 2013

Dominican Republic

Interdepartmental Studies

Keokuk, IA

Jenna Ladd

Fall 2013

Spain

Sociology

Council Bluffs, IA

Allison Wall

Summer 2014

Jordan

Political Science, International Relations

Des Moines, IA

Ciera Headley

Summer 2014

France

Comm Studies, International Studies

Iowa City, IA

Del-Marie Nelson

Summer 2014

Costa Rica

English, Dance

Chicago, IL

Benjamin Baron

Summer 2014

Senegal

Biomedical Engineering

Iowa City, IA

Zachary Schmelzer

Fall 2014

Turkey

Psychology

Ridgeway, IA

Haley Henschied

Spring 2015

Peru

Pre-Business and Spanish

Harlan, Iowa